Draw matching figures when given the perimeter of rectangles and squares.
Practice How to Draw Shapes with a Given Perimeter
Use this independent practice worksheet to support your perimeter lesson. Students will draw a shape on each grid that has the given perimeter.
This worksheet includes ten questions across two pages.
A suggested answer key is included with your download to make grading fast and easy!
Scaffolding & Extension Tips
In addition to independent student work time, use this worksheet as an activity for:
For fast finishers, students can make as many shapes as possible with the same perimeter.
Support students who need additional help by providing one of the side lengths for the student. The student will then have to figure out how to complete the rest of the rectangle or square.
Easily Download & Print
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Because this resource includes an answer sheet, we recommend you print one copy of the entire file. Then, make photocopies of the blank worksheet for students to complete.
Prepare This Resource with Sustainability in Mind!
No matter how you decide to use this teaching resource, there are many ways to incorporate efficient practices that save time, resources, and the planet!
♻️ Print Double-Sided
To save paper, we suggest printing this 2-page worksheet double-sided.
♻️ Reuse It!
Turn this teaching resource into a sustainable activity by printing on cardstock and slipping it into a dry-erase sleeve. Students can record their answers with a whiteboard marker, then erase and reuse them.
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Practice finding the perimeter of rectangles and squares. Find the missing side lengths when given the perimeter of rectangles and squares.
Practice finding the perimeter of rectangles and squares.
Find the missing side lengths when given the perimeter of rectangles and squares.